A Superpower's View of the World

251,000 State Department documents, many of them secret embassy reports from around the world, show how the US seeks to safeguard its influence around the world. It is nothing short of a political meltdown for US foreign policy. Full Story »

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Posted by: Posted by Sirajul Islam - Nov 28, 2010 - 10:54 AM PST
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Edited by: Jon Mitchell - Nov 29, 2010 - 7:58 AM PST

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by Cecilia Akuffo - Nov. 30, 2010

Provides just enough information, is well-written. And, it's not like our people are going to share this information with us, so it's good that a journalist chose to highlight this tidbit.

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